Jill is the vice president of external affairs for the Nasher Sculpture Center, home to a world-renowned collection of modern and contemporary art. Prior to the Nasher, she was vice president of external affairs with the AT&T Performing Arts Center during its design, construction, and opening. Jill holds a bachelor of science degree in radio, television, and film from the University of Texas at Austin. She is actively involved on the boards, advisory councils, and committees of many Dallas area community organizations, including the Greater Dallas YMCA, TITAS (Texas International Theatrical Arts Society), and Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts. She is past chair of the Dallas Center for Architecture, which she helped form.